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Latitude: 51.7919 / 51°47'30"N
Longitude: 0.5291 / 0°31'44"E
OS Eastings: 574516
OS Northings: 213384
OS Grid: TL745133
Mapcode National: GBR PJV.NKQ
Mapcode Global: VHJJX.4725
Entry Name: Birds Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 December 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1122184
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112447
Location: Boreham, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3
Civil Parish: Boreham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Boreham St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
1. BOREHAM WALTHAM ROAD
TL 71 SW 5/20 29.12.52.
The present building is a C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house although
records go back to 1390 when property, possibly on this site, was associated
with the name of Thomas Brid. The house was restored and renovated in the C20.
Cross wings at the north and south ends are jettied on the lst storey and supported on exposed joists and brackets. 2 storeys. 3 window range, casements with
lattice leaded lights. Roof tiled, with a central - original chimney stack with
3 diagonally set shafts on a rectangular base, The interior has original features
including the remains of a screen with 2 four-centred arches and a room with
a king post roof truss and exposed rafters. (RCHM 6).
Listing NGR: TL7451613384
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